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Find more Chesterson relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 76 more people named Chesterson in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 66 people named Chesterson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 115% more people named Chesterson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Chesterson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $857
  • 6 were disabled
  • For 79 females, Rose was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

As Chesterson families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • Most fathers originated from Denmark
  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Danish
  • 15% were first-generation Americans